The Mystery Science Theater 3000 Amazing Colossal Episode Guide

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Bantam Books, 1996 - Fiction - 172 pages
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What is the mystery of Mystery Science Theater 3000?

You may have asked yourself, "What the heck are these talking shadows doing in the corner of my TV screen, riffing away with plucky--and hilarious--abandon in the face of some really bad movies?" Or something similar.  The answer, my friend, is right in this here official, 100%-MST3K-sanctioned book.

Or maybe you know all about the adventures of Joel, Mike, and the 'bots in the not-too distant future.  Then you can skip those pages.  Really.  We won't tell.  You still need this book.  Because it's got more cool stuff from the writers and performers of MST3K.

More of what you'll find in the  Mystery Science Theater 3000 Amazing Colossal Episode Guide

*       More than 120 synopses of the more than 120 episodes of the Peabody Award-winning show

*       More fascinating, outrageous facts and tidbits about the making of each episode

*       More photos than your average issue of Tiger Beat

*       More of the most disgusting things ever seen on-screen by the MST3K writers

*       More than 49 (50, to be exact) of the most obscure wisecracks

*       More quizzes, worksheets, and a ten-step plan to help you gain control of your finances and your life (well, not really...)

*       More about your Area and what it can do for you

*       More Beverly Garland! Miles and Miles O'Keefe!

*       And much, much more!

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I refer to this book frequently if I want to watch an episode of MST3K but can't decide which one to watch. The write-ups of each episode and the cast members' reminiscences on the making of said episodes are well worth the price of the book. Read full review

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User Review  - Nate - Goodreads

I refer to this book frequently if I want to watch an episode of MST3K but can't decide which one to watch. The write-ups of each episode and the cast members' reminiscences on the making of said episodes are well worth the price of the book. Read full review

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About the author (1996)

Beaulieu began his performance career as a young boy entertaining his grandfather with voices form behind the couch. He is a puppeteer for the television sho Mystery Science Theater 3000. He plays the evil Dr. Forrester. He lives in the Midwest.

Michael J. Nelson is an actor, writer, director, and musician who served as head writer for ten seasons, and on-air host for five seasons, of the television series Mystery Science Theater 3000. He was also the composer of most of MST3K's original music, and is coauthor of The Mystery Science Theater 3000 Amazing Colossal Episode Guide (1996). Nelson lives in Minneapolis with his wife, writer-performer Bridget Jones, and their two children.

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